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9th Annual Birthday Apple Picking Trip

Every year I organize an apple picking outing around my birthday. It’s the perfect fall activity and really gets me in the Fall mood. This year, the 9th annual trip, we went to Cider Hill Farm in Amesbury, MA for … Continue reading

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Recipe: Maple Walnut Ice Cream

I’ve been making a bunch of homemade ice cream lately and have become obsessed with topping it with walnuts. Something about the texture is just perfect. Of course then it dawned on me that I should just make a walnut … Continue reading

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What The Fluff? Festival

A few weeks back I posted about the Union Square Farmers Market that’s held in our town. Well that entry attracted the attention of the organizers of Somerville’s annual Fluff Festival (also held in Union Square), and they asked if … Continue reading

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Recipe: Pumpkin Ice Cream

Has this ever happened to you? It’s Friday, you and your spouse have both had a long, stressful week, you don’t feel like cooking but don’t want to eat garbage or spend a fortune. You’re both overwhelmed with options but … Continue reading

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Recipe: Eggs In A Hole

Confession time: I don’t like breakfast food. I find it to be either too heavy or too sweet for early in the morning. Give me toast and tea anyday. That said, when I first went to The Friendly Toast in … Continue reading

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Recipe: Good-Chocolate Brownies

I am a certified chocolate lover. One food for the rest of my life? Give me chocolate and I’ll be a happy lady. I’ll take fancy Valrhona or plain old Hershey’s; it’s all good. It does beg the question though … Continue reading

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Recipe: Oatmeal M&M Cookies

This weekend I made another simple variation on my Oatmeal Anything Cookies. The simple addition of M&Ms and espresso powder resulted in, yet another, fabulous version. The pictures are brief because cookies are not all that complicated. Also, I shot … Continue reading

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